Biographie

Philippe Schmit is a Partner in the Employment Law, Pensions & Benefits practice. Philippe advises employers in the financial and industrial sectors on all aspects of the employment relationship.
He also specialises in all matters related to restructuring and reorganisation, negotiation in the context of collective dismissals and collective bargaining procedures, as well as any other HR aspects triggered by corporate restructuring, including M&A. His practice encompasses advice on compensation and benefits schemes, equity schemes, share options plans and pension schemes.
Philippe also has extensive knowledge of expatriation matters and provides legal advice with respect to business immigration and all related aspects. He has been a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 2006. He is a member of the Employment Law Alliance.

Langues parlées

  • Luxembourgeois (Bilingue, ou langue maternelle)
  • Français (Connaissance complète)
  • Allemand (Connaissance complète)
  • Anglais (Connaissance complète)
  • Espagnol (Connaissance limitée)

Carrière

Expériences professionnelles

Expertise

  • Employment Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Legal Advice
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Joint Ventures
  • Cross-border Transactions
  • Restructuring
  • Corporate Governance
  • Competition Law
  • Banking Law
  • International Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • European Law
  • Association
  • Mergers
  • Discrimination
  • Private International Law
  • Arbitration
  • Privacy Law
  • Contract Law
  • Unfair Competition

Associations

Associations professionnelles

  • Luxembourg Bar

    • Member
    • 2006 à aujourd'hui
  • Employment Law Alliance (ELA)

    • Vice Chair – European Membership Services
    • 2014 à aujourd'hui
  • Conférence du Jeune Barreau de Luxembourg (CJBL)

    • Member of the board in charge of Communication & Marketing
    • 2012 - 2013

Associations non professionnelles

  • American Chamber of Commerce Luxembourg (Amcham)

    • Member of the HR Committee
    • 2015 à aujourd'hui
  • Round Table 1 Luxembourg

    • Secretary
    • 2013 à aujourd'hui

Formations et distinctions

Robert Schuman University, Strasbourg

  • DEA
  • 2004 - 2005

Robert Schuman University, Strasbourg

  • Maîtrise
  • 2003 - 2004

Robert Schuman University, Strasbourg

  • DEA
  • 2002 - 2003

Université du Luxembourg

  • DEUG
  • 2000 - 2002

Contact

  • Arendt & Medernach
  • 41A, avenue John F. Kennedy, L-2082 Luxembourg
  • www.arendt.com